Wednesday 28 October 1964
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). In that special week of October people in US were listening to Baby Love by The Supremes.
In UK Oh Pretty Woman by Roy Orbison was in the top 5 hits.
The Naked Kiss, directed by Samuel Fuller, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1964
while The Rector Of Justin by Louis Auchincloss was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 28 October 1964 ?
- St. Anastasia II
- St. Remigius
- Greece - Oxi (No) Day
- Czechoslovakia - gains its independence from Austria-Hungary (1918); Holiday in the Czech Republic, Remembrance Day in Slovakia.
- Also see October 28 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- St. Salvius
- St. Abraham
- R.C. Saints - October 28th is the feast day of the following Roman Catholic Saints: Saint Jude (a.k.a Saint Thaddaeus or "of James")
- St. Eadsin
- St. Simon the Zealot (erroneously a.k.a. "the Canaanite")
- St. John Dat
- St. Anglinus
- St. Ferrutius
- St. Fidelis of Como
- Saint Godwin
- St. Honoratus of Vercelli
- Griffin O'Neal: American minor actor who made his film debut at age 15 in "The Escape Artist," 1982.
- Andrew Bridgen: English soldier and politician.
- Onofrio Catacchio: Italian author and illustrator.
- Peter Coyne: Australian rugby player.
- Mouss Diouf: French-Senegalese actor and humorist.
- Lenny Harris: Miami, Florida -- Infielder (Cin Reds)
- Paul Wylie: Figure skater (Olympic Silver Medalist)
- Reginald Horace Blyth: Zen teacher / scholar, dies in Japan at 66.
- Vietnam War: U.S. officials deny any involvement in bombing North Vietnam.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1964 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Supremes - Baby Love
- Roy Orbison - Oh, Pretty Woman
- Manfred Mann - Do Wah Diddy Diddy
- Martha & the Vandellas - Dancing In The Street
- J. Frank Wilson and the Cavaliers - Last Kiss
- Gale Garnett - We'll Sing In The Sunshine
- Betty Everett - Let It Be Me
- The Honeycombs - Have I The Right?
- Roger Miller - Chug-A-Lug
- The Hondells - Little Honda
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